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    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
    • Underground Palace: 80th anniversary of the Moscow Metro
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    The Moscow Metro, the first underground railway system in the former Soviet Union, started running on May 15, 1935.

    The Moscow Metro, the first underground railway system in the former Soviet Union, started running on May 15, 1935.

    The Moscow Metro, the first underground railway system in the former Soviet Union, started running on May 15, 1935.

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